Posts tagged "prada"

Wes Anderson And Roman Coppola Make Short Films For Prada

Wes Anderson and Roman Coppola are something of a movie-making dream team, and they’ve taken their quirky, manic-pixie-dream-film aesthetic and lent it to Prada for a series of advertorial vignettes.

Rachel Krause | March 31, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Milan Fashion Week Fall 2013 Ready-To-Wear: Days 1-6

The last of the big-name shows culminated last night after six days in Milan, with today’s events devoted to little-known up-and-coming Italian designers. Today marks the start of the most…

Rachel Krause | February 26, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Love It Or Leave It: Is This New Prada Campaign All Flower Power Or Failure?

There was a time in the early ’90s when sunflowers were totally ubiquitous. I’m pretty sure TV’s “Blossom” had a terrible sunflower hat, and sunflowers were the ’90s symbol for…

Julie Gerstein | December 22, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Gwen Stefani And Prada Are Cool With Coloring Outside The (Lip) Lines

I’m like a magpie as far as beauty products go — I’m drawn instinctively to anything bright, sparkly, bizarre, or beautiful — but when it comes to what I put…

Rachel Krause | September 27, 2012 - 1:40 pm

France Launches A Massive Ad Campaign Targeting Owners Of Counterfeit Luxury Goods

The production of counterfeit luxury goods is a criminal offense, and designers have always been vocal in their condemnation of the practice. Last week, Prada chief executive officer (and Miuccia’s…

Rachel Krause | May 31, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Well Played: Princess Charlene Of Monaco At The F1 Grand Prix

Princess Charlene of Monaco has a formidable sense of style, but given her role as, you know, royalty, she doesn’t get too many chances to put it on display. Mainly…

Rachel Krause | May 30, 2012 - 1:40 pm

Prada Produces An Aesthetically Pleasing Short Film Directed By Roman Polanski

High fashion films have a track record of being consistently gorgeous. I’m not talking about, say, “The Devil Wears Prada” (though I will never not argue that it’s one of…

Rachel Krause | May 23, 2012 - 11:20 am

Carey Mulligan Puts The Prada Dress She Wore To The Met Ball On eBay For Charity

As if we needed any additional reasons to adore the extremely adorable Carey Mulligan, here’s one more: the starlet placed her Met Gala dress on eBay yesterday, with all the…

Rachel Krause | May 13, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Stephen Colbert Begs Anna Wintour Not To Suck Him Into “Her Gay World”

Anna Wintour expressed a rare bit of enthusiasm on last night’s “Colbert Report” in discussing President Obama’s support of gay marriage. “I am thrilled,” Wintour managed to get out with…

Julie Gerstein | May 10, 2012 - 12:20 pm

The 2012 Costume Institute Gala/Met Ball: The Good

The Met Ball, held each year at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, is Fashion with a capital F’s version of the Oscars. Okay, so no awards…

Julie Gerstein | May 8, 2012 - 8:00 am

Prada Teams Up With The Artist Behind Paris Vs. New York For A Series Of GIFs

Is it just me, or have GIFs become increasingly popular with the fashion set? First, the controversial “Haute Mess” GIFs for Vogue Italia, followed by Miu Miu’s hypnotizing handbag pornography.

Rachel Krause | April 29, 2012 - 11:00 am

Would You Wear: Freida Pinto’s Prada Car Dress?

Nylon’s April cover girl Freida Pinto came out Tuesday night to celebrate the mag’s 13th anniversary in LA in head-to-toe Prada. While the gorgeous Indian actress usually sticks to simple…

Rachel Krause | April 14, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Prada Goes For Gas Station Chic

This new promo video for Prada’s Spring/Summer 2012 collection is intended to show off the line’s newest glamorous designs. But the gas station setting makes me think of only one…

Julie Gerstein | February 4, 2012 - 5:00 pm

Stars Fête Prada’s 24-Hour Museum

As I’m sure you’re well aware, Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week is in full swing, and so is all the festivity that comes along with it. Last night, the biggest…

rachelkrause | January 28, 2012 - 5:00 pm

A Bunch Of Famous Guys Walked In Prada’s Show

If you’re Miuccia Prada, you don’t get just anybody to walk in your fashion show. No, no, you enlist some of your famous friends — like Tim Roth, Willem Dafoe…

Julie Gerstein | January 17, 2012 - 12:20 pm

Michael Pitt Cries For Prada

Okay, so we’re sad that Michael Pitt’s “Boardwalk Empire” character Jimmy Darmody was (SPOILER ALERT) killed off this past season, but look! Here he is! Looking as hot as ever…

Julie Gerstein | December 22, 2011 - 12:40 pm

Prada’s New Ads Feature a Fantasy World Where Models In Prada Pump Their Own Gas

High fashion photographers crack me up sometimes — especially when they explicitly flirt with mixing highbrow couture with lowbrow settings. Take this ad campaign shot by Stephen Meisel for Prada,…

Julie Gerstein | December 20, 2011 - 1:40 pm

Tobey Maguire Is The New Face Of Prada — Huh?

We never thought of Tobey Maguire as much of a style icon, but apparently Miuccia Prada saw something high fashion behind his nerdy exterior. She’s tapped him to be the…

Julie Gerstein | June 18, 2011 - 4:00 pm

Prada Mary Janes Come With Their Own Legs

If these Prada Mary Jane boots creep you out too much to wear, you could always throw fishnets and a lampshade over them a la “A Christmas Story.” Something tells…

Jessica Wakeman | May 4, 2011 - 4:20 pm

Do Not Want: Terrifying Simpson’s Feet

Haven’t you always wanted to look like a Matt Groening character? We thought so. And so does Prada’s shoe designer, apparently, who has whipped up these terrifying, cartoonish, Marge Simpson-esque…

Julie Gerstein | March 18, 2011 - 2:40 pm
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